In an informal
conversation, we were able to realize that this project was developed in 20
months with an unparalleled dedication from CJR Renewables team, who had to
drive three hours daily, totalizing, at the end of the week, more than 1200 km
in the luggage. Already missing the
project, that is about to end, Luís Alves says that "the work of earth
movements, roads and foundations have been normally executed, despite of the
great challenges. The main complexity [and challenge] of this project was in
the substation, both due to the size of the patio and the fact that this
project involved the main high voltage line connecting the South to North of
the country. This is an incredibly important substation that also forced the
intervention at seven adjacent substations. "
Since the project is
located in an area with environmental restrictions, the team had also to have
an extra concern with this issue. However, stresses Project Manager,"the
team embraced the limitations with great pleasure and full of extra care.
Recently, we have even been congratulated by the success of our
The beginning of
November marks the end of the work, with the last tests / commissioning to be
carried out and the completion of landscape re-qualification. The teams are expected to be demobilized in the
middle of November.